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Rock and water gardens

by Ogden Tanner

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Time-Life Books in Alexandria, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rock gardens,
  • Water gardens

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ogden Tanner and the editors of Time-Life Books.
    SeriesThe Time-Life encyclopedia of gardening
    ContributionsTime-Life Books.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB459 .T36
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4409696M
    ISBN 100809426277, 0809426269
    LC Control Number79013072

    The Chinese garden is a landscape garden style which has evolved over three thousand years. It includes both the vast gardens of the Chinese emperors and members of the imperial family, built for pleasure and to impress, and the more intimate gardens created by scholars, poets, former government officials, soldiers and merchants, made for reflection and escape from the outside Literal meaning: China Garden-Woods. Book Today! Want a pond? One of the frequently asked questions is, how much does a pond cost? Okie Water Gardens has taken the guess work out of the equation. Need something to fill in a small space or want a water feature on your patio or front yard? A bubbling rock from Okie Water Gardens will do just that. Learn more by clicking below.

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Get this from a library. Rock and water gardens. [Ogden Tanner; Time-Life Books.] -- Provides instructions for creating rock and water gardens and describes the characteristics of rock garden and water plants, with advice on how to grow them.

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Related Titles. Series: Handbooks of practical gardening. Thonger, Charles. Type. Book Material. Published material. The Rock & Water Garden Expert is the essential book for anyone who wants a striking rockery or water garden, with features on: How to make and plant up a pond.

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